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Old 06-08-2006, 06:28 PM   #1
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Itchy Skin

So, my "questionable" exposure was in March 2005, and I am utterly scared to just go in and get the test done. I had a couple of questions though. First of all, back in late October, I developed a rash in the trunk area of my body. There were no raised bumps or anything, but there were dark, itchy discolorations. I was prescribied prednisone and eventually the itch went away but the marks remained until about December/January. How much of a red flag would that be for a rash to show up 8 months later? Next, I have been experiencing an itch on my forearms, forehead, and eyebrows lately. I see very small, fine bumps on my forearms when I hold them to the light, and my forehead feels dry. I'm wondering if any of this is just a mind thing, but if not, what do you all think?

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Old 06-08-2006, 07:12 PM   #2
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Unhappy Re: Itchy Skin

i was with someone who had HIV and i was tested negative 5 times. but now that u ask this concerend!!! i have a rash down there also and im afraid to go to the docs tofind out what it is. i use vasiline and it gets rid of it but its just so itchy! its on my left leg in the inner thigh. very annoying and t hasent gone away!

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Old 06-08-2006, 10:52 PM   #3
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Re: Itchy Skin

I'm not asking about the rashes but have either of you tasted ?

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